Oil and Gas

GlobalData's report on predictive maintenance finds oil & gas companies are increasingly relying on it due to aging infrastructure and volatile crude pricing. Courtesy: GlobalData, Oil and Gas Intelligence Center
Oil and Gas May 24, 2019

Predictive maintenance gains greater significance in oil and gas industry

GlobalData's report on predictive maintenance finds oil & gas companies are increasingly relying on it due to aging infrastructure and volatile crude pricing.

By GlobalData
Preston Reine, research manager, industrial technology, IHS Markit. Courtesy: IHS Markit
Motors, Drives May 8, 2019

Industrial market growth a boost to low-voltage motors and drives

The worldwide market for low-voltage motors and drives grew in 2018 thanks to a continued resurgence in the heavy industries such as metal processing, mining and oil & gas.

By Preston Reine
Analytics December 20, 2018

Global low-voltage motor market bounces back

Oil & gas revenue increases lead 4% sector growth according to a report from IHS Markit.

By Bob Vavra
CFE Media file photo
Oil and Gas October 21, 2018

Study explores prolonging the useful life of lubricants

A study from Stanford University explores how to make foaming oil in lubricants last whether it's for a car or a wind turbine.

By Andrew Myers
Courtesy: Bentley Systems
IIoT, Industrie 4.0 October 15, 2018

Digital twin collaboration advances brownfield process operations management

Siemens and Bentley's collaboration of PlantSight links the design/build and operate/maintain aspects of oil and gas assets and other brownfield applications.

By Bob Vavra
Oil and Gas September 19, 2018

Turn information into a strategic asset

Effective data analytics drives ROI and improves operations.

By Anand Chordia, L&T Technology
Oil and Gas September 13, 2018

2018 Engineering Leaders Under 40: In a class by themselves

An educated, diverse group have remarkable achievements beyond manufacturing.

By McKenzie Burns, Amanda Pelliccione, and Bob Vavra
Oil and Gas August 22, 2018

Virtual pipelines to the rescue

Virtual pipelines go where no pipes have gone before.

By Gas Technology
Oil and Gas June 18, 2018

2018 Lubrication Guide

The science and art of lubrication often is as important as the mechanical functions it enables.

By Bob Vavra, CFE Media
Oil and Gas June 12, 2018

Combine technologies for effective oil analysis

Vibration analysis, thermography, and ultrasound are more valuable together.

By Jeanna Van Rensselar, Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers (STLE)